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List of Famous Commentators

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List of famous commentators, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top commentators in the world? This includes the most prominent commentators, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable commentators is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic commentators were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned commentators.

List features Sarah Palin, Glenn Beck and more people.

From reputable, prominent, and well known commentators to the lesser known commentators of today, these are some of the best professionals in the commentator field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous commentators ever?" and "What are the names of famous commentators?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
  • Rush Limbaugh
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  • Sarah Palin
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  • Glenn Beck
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  • Jon Stewart
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  • Bill O'Reilly
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  • Ann Coulter
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  • Bill Maher
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  • Sean Hannity
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  • Keith Olbermann
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  • Karl Rove
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  • Arianna Huffington
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  • Chris Matthews
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  • Dennis Miller
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  • Joe Rogan
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  • Rachel Maddow
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  • Al Franken
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  • Tucker Carlson
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  • Lewis Black
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  • Ben Stein
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  • Mike Huckabee
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  • Christopher Hitchens
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  • Terry Bradshaw
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  • Nancy Grace
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  • Michael Savage
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  • Chris Berman
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